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Greenway's Markets in a Minute I  Purchase Apps and Jumbo Loans on the Rise

Greenway's Markets in a Minute I Purchase Apps and Jumbo Loans on the Rise

For the Week Ending July 12, 2019   Please enjoy this quick update on what happened this week in the housing and financial markets.     Recent comments by Fed Chair Jerome Powell have markets speculating a 0.25% policy rate cut at this month's FOMC meeting. Some traders think it may even be 0.50%. Although the Fed doesn't set mortgage rates, expectations of a Fed rate cut help keep rates low. Weak inflation data this week also could help keep rates low....

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Frequently Asked Questions About Refinancing

Frequently Asked Questions About Refinancing

#1 What is Refinancing? Refinancing is the process of replacing an existing mortgage with a new loan. Typically, people refinance their mortgage in order to reduce their monthly payments, lower their interest rate, or change their loan program from an adjustable rate mortgage to a fixed-rate mortgage. In addition, some people may need access to cash in order to fund home renovation projects or pay off debts, and will leverage the equity in their house to obtain a cash-out refinance. The process of refinancing works in the same way as when you applied for your first mortgage. Take a look at some of our loan options here. #2 What are some benefits to refinancing?...

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Greenway's Markets in a Minute I  Factors Supporting a Fed Rate Cut

Greenway's Markets in a Minute I Factors Supporting a Fed Rate Cut

For the Week Ending July 5, 2019   Please enjoy this quick update on what happened this week in the housing and financial markets.     A gauge of U.S. service industries dropped to its weakest level in almost 2 years, led by a cooling in employment that may temper labor market optimism. ADP reported private payrolls rose only 102,000 in June, missing expectations. Weakness in the labor market could support a Fed rate cut later this month. The 4th of July...

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Should I Refinance?

Should I Refinance?

Should I Refinance? You may be able to refinance your existing mortgage to get a lower rate. Find out if now is the right time to refinance by using our Refinance Calculator . By using this handy tool, you’ll be able to estimate the benefits of refinancing. Here are some important reasons to consider refinancing: Get a lower mortgage rate and reduce interest costs. Convert an adjustable rate mortgage to a secure, fixed-rate mortgage. Consolidate your first and second mortgages into a mortgage with a lower rate. Pay off installment debts and credit cards. The advantages we offer for your refinancing needs include: Low rates Easy online...

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Greenway's Markets in a Minute I  Home Sales are Up!

Greenway's Markets in a Minute I Home Sales are Up!

For the Week Ending June 28, 2019   Please enjoy this quick update on what happened this week in the housing and financial markets.     The economy grew at a healthy 3.1% rate in the first quarter of this year. However, there are signs growth has slowed sharply in the second quarter. Consumer confidence dropped more than expected in June, reaching its lowest point in nearly 2 years. The escalation in trade tensions may have played a role. Optimism is growing...

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